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I must breathe

I reach for the sunlight 
but your cloying presence 
blocks the light  


Your immersion 
well intended 
reassuring yourself  

My plead 
on deaf ears 

Love must be 

To grow

Copyright (C) 2018 Penny Wilson  

This is in response to Frank's Tuesday Photo Prompt.  
You can join in on the fun and see more of Frank's amazing 
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Penny Wilson is an international writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing and Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. Penny is an advocate for Mental Health Awareness and has the page "Mental Health Help" on her blog. She writes about the struggles of mental illnesses and Depression. She is passionate about spreading awareness for Suicide Prevention and Domestic Abuse. She expresses her passion through her writings of poetry and life experiences. You can find more of her writings on her blog at and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.

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